The City of Newport Recreation Department holds a series of free outdoor concerts at Easton's (First) Beach. Parking is free after 5 pm, and the beach amusements and snack bar will be open during the show.
The schedule is:
July 5 - Larry Brown's Swinglane - Big Band
July 12 - Avenue A - Swing and Jazz
July 19 - Abbey Rhode - Beatles music
July 26 - Rockin' Soul Horns - R&B, Rock, Swing and Funk
Aug. 2 - Mac Chrupcala Orchestra - a variety of jazz, Motown, Rock & Roll
Aug. 9 - Dick Lupino Band - variety of jazz, oldies Motown